Is Anything Ever New? Fashion Design Students’ Perceptions of Piracy

dc.contributor.author Marcketti, Sara
dc.contributor.author Greder, Katharine
dc.contributor.author Sinclair, Heather
dc.contributor.department Apparel, Events and Hospitality Management
dc.date 2018-02-15T13:16:03.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-29T22:47:48Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-29T22:47:48Z
dc.date.copyright Wed Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2014
dc.date.embargo 2014-12-01
dc.date.issued 2014-06-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Design piracy is the unauthorized copying of another designer or manufacturer’s work. While controversial, it is an instiutionalized practice in the aparel industry. The purpose of this study was to beter understand student perceptions of design piracy, particularly as it is one they wil encounter in their future carers. The authors interviewed twenty-four aparel design students at a land-grant Midwestern University. Data was analyzed using theme analysis. Thre themes developed including: 1) Expresions of cognitve disonance in statements expresing enjoyment of the practice of design piracy as a consumer; yet disapointment when (and if) their own design work was copied. 2) Concerns re- garding the definiton of originality and the logistics of enforcing a plan against design piracy. 3) Diferences of opinion regarding the prevalence of the practice, particularly if the students had industry experience or not. Advice for profesors from students regarding piracy is included.</p>
dc.description.comments <p>This article is from <em>International Journal of Costume and Fashion</em> 14 (2014): 17. Posted with permission.</p>
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dc.identifier.articleid 1057
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dc.subject.disciplines Business Law, Public Responsibility, and Ethics
dc.subject.disciplines Fashion Business
dc.subject.keywords design
dc.subject.keywords piracy
dc.subject.keywords education
dc.subject.keywords designers
dc.subject.keywords students
dc.subject.keywords fashion
dc.title Is Anything Ever New? Fashion Design Students’ Perceptions of Piracy
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